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Playoffs Show Wizards Need Improved OffenseThe league's best teams this year were also its highest-scoring teams, and that wasn't a coincidence.
Baylor Fires Football Coach Art BrilesBaylor set to fire football coach Art Briles, according to ESPN Central Texas radio host Craig Smoak.
Report: Terps Land Top Forward Justin JacksonThe Terrapins are having one heck of a week.
Snider: Trimble Smart to Stay at MarylandMelo Trimble had a chance to get paid, but his draft stock has plummeted in the past year.
Prospect Brian Goodwin could join Nationals 'As soon as this year,' Rizzo saysNats farm highlighted by Brian Goodwin breakout year, GM says. Updates on Trea Turner, Lucas Giolito.
For Redskins Linebacker Junior Galette, the Wait ContinuesJunior Galette hasn't played in more than a year, and he's starting to get anxious.
Melo Trimble Returning to Maryland for Junior SeasonMelo Trimble withdraws name from NBA Draft, to return to Maryland for junior season.
Viral Mets fan's father floored by Nats fans' GenerosityFather of viral Mets fan who played catch with Max Scherzer offers heartfelt thank you to Nats fans.

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Soldiers Placing 230,000 U.S. Flags at Arlington CemeterySoldiers are placing nearly a quarter of a million U.S. flags at Arlington National Cemetery as part of a Memorial Day tradition.
DMV Leaders to Create Metro Safety CommissionLeaders from Maryland, Virginia and D.C. are releasing draft legislation that would create a commission to oversee safety on Metro.
D.C. Airport Perimeters Breached 10 Times in Past DecadeAbout once per year, security is breached at D.C.-area airports.
What to Know About Long Lines at Airport SecurityFliers should brace for long waits at airport security over the holiday weekend.
Metro Work to Close Orange Line Over WeekendThe Metrorail system will undergo dramatic repairs this weekend, and riders should plan accordingly.
See If Your Town Is One of the 10 Most Stressed Places in MarylandWhat Maryland residents most need a vacation?

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Best Places To Go Dancing In Washington DCWashington DC has no shortage of nightlife, with bars, clubs, theaters and more to keep night owls busy. You are unlikely to find a bar or club that's open all night, but you will find plenty of places to dance for several hours. Whatever style of dance you prefer, there's a place for you. When you feel the need to dance the night away, these places would love to have you.
Best Untraditional Donuts in Washington, D.C.There is absolutely nothing wrong with enjoying a plain donut or maybe one that's glazed, chocolate, or an old-fashioned donut. But why settle for something traditional when you can step up your donut repertoire with some of the Washington-area favorite nontraditional donut concoctions?
Upcoming Summer Fashion Trends in Washington, D.C.Washington is typically thought of as a buttoned-up town, but shows like Scandal and House of Cards have shown that we’ve also got style. While not all of this summer’s hottest trends are office friendly, there are many that can be incorporated into your business attire and others that will look great as you sidle up to the bar after hours. Here are five of summer's hottest trends that you’ll definitely want to incorporate into your wardrobe.
Best Spring 2016 Races In Washington DCSummers in DC aren’t always conducive to running. Here are five races in DC you can fit in before the heat kicks in.
Most Instagram Worthy Locations in Washington, D.C.Looking for that perfect photo spot that will get you lots of likes on Instagram? D.C. has plenty of them.
Best Memorial Day Events for the Family in D.C.Each Memorial Day holiday, the Nation's Capital pays tribute to the brave fallen soldiers who sacrificed their lives in service to our country. Whether you choose one of the areas many military sponsored events or a more social entertaining event, we remember and pay honor to our brave servicemen and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms with celebrations throughout the metro region.
Best Friend-Date Locations in Washington, D.C.Between work, family and significant others, we often forget some of the most important people in our lives: our friends! Spending time with friends is fun and relaxing, and a great way to decompress. Here is a list of fun activities to do with your friends.
Make These 5 Cocktails With Just 4 Ingredients EachWant to spice up your home cocktail menu? Make these tasty drinks with just four ingredients each from Shane Carley, author of "The Home Bartender."

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